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Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 663 works in 1,208 publications in 1 language and 23,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Horror films  Biographical films  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Science fiction films  History  Feature films 
Roles: Distributor, Copyright holder, Director, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his father's death, George Bailey gives up dreams of travel and a college education to run the family's financially troubled building and loan company. On the day before Christmas when conditions are at their worst, George tries to commit suicide. He is unsuccessful because Clarence, George's guardian angel, intervenes. Expressing the wish that he had never been born, George is made to understand the value of life when he sees how adversely lives of citizens in Bedford Falls would have been affected had he never lived
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A civic-minded marshal, on the verge of retirement, faces a revengeful killer in a gun duel after the indifferent townspeople refuse to assist him
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

10 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racketeer's lawyer finds that his boss has found a way to bankrupt New York's "numbers banks" but gets wedged between the numbers racket and a new prosecutor's anti-crime campaign
O pioneers! by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an actor unable to separate the roles he plays on stage from his private life. Ronald Colman gives a brilliant performance as Anthony John, an actor playing Othello, who is obsessed by the role to the extent that he feels he must murder his ex-wife who happens to be cast as Desdemona
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Mira, a small town in California, is suddenly beset with cases of townspeople acting in strange ways and evidence points to an invasion of extraterrestrial origins. With only a few other believers, Dr. Miles Bennell tries to warn the larger world while evading capture by those he once trusted
John Steinbeck's the red pony( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of a family is threatened by a boy's devotion to a red pony and the boy's friendship with a hired hand
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his devious climb to be middleweight champion of the world, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves. The film ends with an exciting boxing match in which Charley faces the truth about himself and the corruption which surrounds him
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans les années 1880, une unité de cavalerie conduit une campagne contre une bande d'Indiens maraudeurs à la frontière du Mexique
Separate but equal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for TV movie dramatizes the events leading to the landmark Supreme Court decision outlawing segregation
Cujo by Lewis Teague( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Maine, a married couple struggle to repair their crumbling marriage, while their young son befriends the hulking, but lovable St. Bernard owned by the town's mechanic. With her husband out of town, she and her son take their decrepit car for repairs at the mechanic's remote farmhouse. As the aging Pinto sputters, stops and dies, Cujo appears. The once docile dog has undergone a hideous transformation, and has become a demonic, impeccable killer possessed of an almost supernatural strength
Twin Peaks by David Lynch( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The body of a young girl (Laura Palmer) is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads into the heart of the surrounding woodland and his very own soul"--Douglas Baptie, Internet Movie Database
Pursued by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex tale of family feuds, murder and vengeance in the Old West
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri
 
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